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Zanocin Oz Prescribed For Loose Motion
My son has 4 times loose motion. Tomorrow he has exam. Doctor prescribed bifilac dry syrup 5ml 2 times a day. Will it be helpful? Is it an antibiotic?
Probiotic: Bifilac is a probiotic which restores the normal bacteria in the gut. Children who have infectious diarrhea or some inflammatory diarrhea will have altered flora in the gut which can be changed back to normal with probiotics. This mediation will help with diarrhea but not immediately. And medication that stop diarrhea immediately are not advised and may not be safe for children with infections. ...Read more
What's the cause?: "Plugging up" diarrhea will not cure an infection, fix an inflammatory process, improve an ischemic gut, or correct a functional issue. Medical evaluation is recommended appropriate to the duration of your symptoms, associations (bleeding, weight loss, pain, vomiting), as well as your other medical co-morbidities. Call your doctor please and get checked. ...Read more
What's the cause?: "Plugging up" diarrhea will not cure an infection, fix an inflammatory process, improve an ischemic gut, or correct a functional issue. Medical evaluation is recommended appropriate to the duration of your symptoms, associations (bleeding, weight loss, pain, vomiting), as well as your other medical co-morbidities. Clarify your definition of "diarrhea" then call your doctor please to get checked. ...Read more
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Determine cause: If a patient has diarrhea, the important thing is to determine the cause — that way the treatment can be best directed. Food poisoning or 'gastroenteritis' is a common cause. In those cases, the illness is usually self limited and goes away within a few days. If it's something more, like a malabsorption syndrome, then you really need the help of a GI specialist or someone who can evaluate properly ...Read more
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Yes: If you are asking if a loose bowel movement will impair the effectiveness of your oral contraceptive, the answer is no. If you were having severe explosive diarrhea the pills could travel through your bowel too fast to be absorbed. This would be very unusual and would require urgent treatment in and of itself. ...Read more
I am suffering from loose motion since early morning. I'm already gone 3 times for potty. Please give me suggestion.
I presume you are: Speaking about frequent, loose bowel movements, often called diarrhea. It is not unusual to go on for a day or two, usually due to mild viral illness or food "poisoning." Drink plenty of clear liquids: water, broth, juice (avoid caffeine/alcohol). Try soda crackers, toast, eggs, rice or chicken. Avoid dairy, fatty, high fiber/highly seasoned foods. OTC meds OK: Imodium A-D, Pepto-Bismol. Stay well! ...Read more
Hi, need something to stop loose motion. (it's due to long term medication and unable to stop those tablets) please give me advice.
Lose stools: Need to what medication is causing the problem and why you taking it for long time, We can make the right suggestions only when we know the clinical situation. ...Read more
My 4.5 yrs son is otherwise active but he vomitted 2 times and is having not exactly loose motion but somewhat loose poty, he is also list his appet?
Stomach flu: This is likely simple viral gastroenteritis. Some people call it the stomach flu. It is not real influenza, but another virus that causes stomach inflammation and vomiting and diarrhea. Slowdown on what you feed him and give him just little bits of liquid every 20 to 30 minutes. If you see signs of dehydration, like dry mouth or slow urine output, taking to see your doctor. ...Read more
Virus or allergies: I am thinking loose stools is what you mean, and no fever or vomiting? Has he started solids, or changed his diet recently? Loose stools are often a sign of food sensitivity. If you have just switched him to dairy formula or are trying out new foods, try to eliminate them one at a time to see if he returns to normal. If not, follow up with your doc. ...Read more
Don't understand ?: I am uncertain of your question. Food will not affect hypermobility of your joints. Joint laxity can be related to genetic conditions (ehrlos danlos syndrome) or acquired problems such as with trauma. To the best of my knowledge food is not going to make you less mobile. ...Read more
Illness -Dehydration: It sounds like you are dehydrated — since you describe a 'loose' motion-- diarrhea. With diarrhea, you lose salt and water. Try replacing these losses with lots of chicken soup, coconut water, honey and lemon tea, or other fluids. Then, you should notice an improvement. If you are cold, watch out for a 'fever' that might come next -if it is severe, you should see a doctor. Get plenty of rest too. ...Read more
No meds: Slightly loose stools (4-5 watery stools/day), avoid milk and milk products for a couple of days, avoid heavy, spicy or fried foods, and give plenty of clear fluids (water, weak tea, pedialyte or watered down gatorade). Call your doctor if diarrhea > 1 week, or if vomiting or fever occurs. ...Read more
My 2months 15 days old son having loose motion 4 times with in a day.
I give power gyl cipla medicine 2 times 1.5ml.
But he don't have any relief.
Stop Powergyl!: Please do not give your infant this medicine for the loose motion. It is an anti-fungal and antibiotic that has no use in young infants! It is not uncommon for infants to have loose motions for 4 times, as long as he is well otherwise. If he has real diarrhea, follow these instructions: http://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/abdominal/Pages/Diarrhea.aspx ...Read more
Uncle aged 55 is not well not been eating for a week. Yesterday, liquid feed was given to him through pipe. Today he is having loose motion. Advise?
GI upset: Start with clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip often to prevent dehydration. Work up to solids with bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy ; high fat foods. Rest. ...Read more
Depends: If having high fever and severe abdominal pain, see your doctor or go to ER. If fever is mild, no abdominal pain, just stop eating solid food (just cracker, chicken broth, light soup), drink lots of fluid, get some rest. Take anti nausea medication if available. Avoid any anti-diarrhea medication until you know the cause. If not getting better in 3 days or getting worse, see a doctor. ...Read more
Listeriosis: Eating any unwashed melon (watermelon, cantaloupe, etc) can expose you to the food-borne illness of listeriosis. Diarrhea and stomach cramps can be part of this. If you think you may have this problem, see your physician. Treatment is with antibiotics. There were some outbreaks last year. To prevent this illness from happening again: http://www.Cdc. Gov/listeria/prevention. Html. ...Read more
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